March 5, 2014. Akrivis Law Group, PLLC co-hosted a breakfast seminar with the Dubai-based Al Tamimi & Co. law firm on Tuesday, February 25 in the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) Ritz-Carlton Hotel. This event was attended by over 50 high-ranking business people, executives, as well as journalists from major multinational and regional entities.
The invitation-only Seminar featured concurrent presentations by Akrivis Law Group Managing Partner Farhad Alavi and Al Tamimi & Co. Financial Crime Partner Ibtissam Lassoued, with Mr. Alavi addressing key U.S. regulatory concerns and Ms. Lassoued discussing legal developments within the Untied Arab Emirates (UAE).
The Seminar was mentioned in various media in the United States and in Iran, including the Wall Street Journal Middle East RealTime Blog, as well as some Iranian media.
Akrivis Law Group, PLLC is a boutique firm based in Washington, DC focusing on trade compliance, international business, corporate matters and litigation. Al Tamimi & Co. is a full service law firm based in Dubai, UAE and has over 270 lawyers in seven countries.
Pictures from the event are below.